Dmitry Orlov

Dmitry Orlov was born and grew up in Leningrad, but has lived in the United States since the mid-seventies. He was an eyewitness to the Soviet collapse over several extended visits to his Russian homeland between the late eighties and mid-nineties. He is an engineer who has contributed to fields as diverse as high-energy Physics and Internet Security, as well as a leading Peak Oil theorist. He is the author of Reinventing Collapse, The Soviet Example and American Prospects.